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With WIN out of Wyoming, multi-state cooperative might be next

When WINHealth pulled out of the federal health insurance marketplace and then went out of business, Wyoming was left with only one company offering a plan ...

Halloween events in county run from border to border

From costume contests to trick-or-treating, there is plenty to do in Fremont County to celebrate the Halloween holiday this weekend.
Events begin as early as ...

Get in the spirit of the season with Halloween potions that are not tricky to make. In fact, all you need for a shocktail is a good spirit, fresh fruit juices, ...

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Corrections

Tuesday's page one story "Riverton boy loses life in one-vehicle rollover" should have said the crash
took place Sunday, Oct. 25. ...

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Births

VILLA
A daughter was born to Pejuta "Buffalo" Villa of St. Stephen's and Melvin Villa of St. Stephen's at 1:46 p.m. Sept. 29 at SageWest ...

State urges participation in organ donation program; 60 percent rate the target

The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) and its Wyoming Cares/Wyoming Shares program encourage all state residents to sign up as designated organ donors.
"The ...

Seniors, you'll probably see higher Medicare premiums and deductibles in '16

The last couple of weeks have brought unexpected and unwelcome news to millions of seniors and disabled people on Medicare. Their already high out-of-pocket ...

Hearing set for missile building

CHEYENNE (AP) -- State officials are holding a public meeting in Cheyenne to discuss their agreement with the U.S. Air Force as part of a plan to turn a Cold ...

UW enrollment down overall, but main campus count strong

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Overall enrollment at the University of Wyoming has dropped by nearly 100 students this fall, but more students are on the Laramie campus ...

Death penalty expert sought in case of teen who killed two

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Defense attorneys representing a Wyoming man charged with murdering a Montana couple on the Crow Indian Reservation are seeking the help ...

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Park County: Delist bears soon
CODY (AP) -- The Park County Commission in northern Wyoming has passed a resolution urging the federal government to ...

Eastern Shoshone Business Council members suspended by tribal vote

All five members of the Eastern Shoshone Business Council were suspended this month in a decision by the tribe's General Council.
Darwin St. Clair Jr., Clint ...

Local officials believe they have arrested the person responsible for a robbery at gunpoint last week at a gas station in Riverton.
No one was injured in the ...

State revenues to plunge $600M, says CREG; in anticipated report

Wyoming's school funding could face an additional shortfall of over $700 million in the two-year funding cycle that starts next summer.

Wyoming ...

A mural-sized reproduction of a painting by Riverton artist Jon Cox waited for installers to hang it on the east wall of The Ranger building Saturday afternoon ...

Riverton boy loses life in one-vehicle rollover Oct. 24 near Green River

Officials said the vehicle was northbound when it drifted off of the highway to the east, then rolled after an overcorrection.


A 9-year-old ...

Highway striping was scheduled to begin Wednesday on the road construction project south of Riverton on Wyoming Highway 789.
Prime contractor LeGrand Johnson ...

Individual pacing sets new alternative high school apart

It's only October, but the first graduates of Riverton's new alternative high school, ...

Empty Bowl fundraiser benefits Center of Hope Shelter, 5:30 p.m. Thursday

The event allows guests to enjoy a simple dinner to emulate meals one might have at a soup kitchen.

Volunteers of America will hold its annual Empty ...

Fishing, boating, beaches and camping at Boysen State Park brought in 115,000 visitors last year - enough to be ranked the seventh-busiest state park in ...

 
 

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